09 mai 2018

USU begins audit of differential tuition use, processes

University Business Magazine logoAt the direction of its board of trustees, Utah State University is conducting an internal audit on its differential tuition, which has come under more scrutiny than usual over the past school year. More...

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Researchers are hacking the human body in Colo. labs

University Business Magazine logoAmericans have a fascination with science fiction. And, more specifically, with how humans and technology integrate. More...

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Seeking ‘equity and excellence in higher education’

University Business Magazine logoAs a freshman, she and about 20 other students from similar backgrounds attended a summer program that helped them transition into the college lifestyle. More...

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How one university is luring top honors students with social justice

University Business Magazine logoBut the high-poverty city near New York probably would have lost her to another part of the country were it not for an innovative two-year-old honors program on Rutgers University’s Newark campus. More...

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Is tenure dying? Does it matter?

University Business Magazine logoThe proportion of America’s college students taught by tenured professors has steadily shrunk over the years. As indicated in this space previously, tenured faculty are relatively expensive so college administrators facing financial pressure are increasing the proportion of teaching done by lower priced substitutes- non-tenure-track adjunct faculty, part-time instructors, even retired professors filling in on a temporary basis. More...

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JAGGAER’s full procure-to-pay suite to initiate cost savings for McMaster University

University Business Magazine logoJAGGAER, the world’s largest independent spend management company, is implementing a full Procure-to-Pay (P2P) suite for McMaster University. Comprised of eProcurement, accounts payable, spend analytics, and supplier management solutions, JAGGAER’s P2P suite will be used to promote spend visibility and to facilitate cost savings for McMaster University. More...

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Maximizing higher education's role in growing economy

University Business Magazine logoThe best way to predict the future is create it, and the gap between projected jobs and educated workers may be the evidence New Mexico needs to spur efforts to create a more purpose-driven economy. More...

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American higher education hits a dangerous milestone

University Business Magazine logoDrawing almost no attention, the nation crossed an ominous milestone last year that threatens more economic polarization and social division: For the first time, public colleges and universities in most states received most of their revenue from tuition rather than government appropriations. More...

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Researchers find disparities in off-campus college recruiting

University Business Magazine logoUniversity of California at Los Angeles and University of Arizona researchers released data this week that examined how colleges and universities often steer clear of poor communities and communities of color in off-campus recruiting. More...

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Report: Koch college donation came with teacher firing rights

University Business Magazine logoVirginia’s largest public university granted the conservative Charles Koch Foundation a say in the hiring and firing of professors in exchange for millions of dollars in donations, according to newly released documents. More...

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